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The Neighbor Fund

The Neighbor Fund provides emergency home-heating grants to customers of Orange & Rockland no matter what type of fuel is used. You don't have to repay the grant money, and you don’t have to meet any age limits or income guidelines.

To qualify for The Neighbor Fund grants, you:

  • Must have an account with Orange & Rockland;
  • Must exhaust all governmental resources available for financial assistance;
  • Must provide supporting documentation of emergency or crisis circumstances (medical bills, unemployment notification, etc.)

Apply for the Neighbor Fund

The Salvation Army gives Neighbor Fund grants from October through May each year. If you need Neighbor Fund assistance or know someone who does, please contact the Salvation Army offices in Spring Valley (1-845-352-9577), Middletown (1-845-343-0821), or Port Jervis (1-845-856-3214), or one of The Neighbor Fund community outreach centers listed below:

Rockland County

Spring Valley Salvation Army
P.O. Box 157
179 North Main St.
Spring Valley, NY 10977
Mitzie Veillard
Mon.–Thurs. 9 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

Westcop at Rockland Community Action
94 North Main St.
Spring Valley, NY 10977
Spanish and Creole spoken
Mon.–Fri. 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Email: pjennings@westcop.org

Westcop at Rockland Community Action
17 West Broad St.
Haverstraw, NY 10927
Spanish spoken
Mon.–Fri. 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Email: dtorregossa@westcop.org

Ramapough-Lenape Nation
189 Stag Hill Rd.
Mahwah, NJ 07430
Mon.–Fri. 9 a.m.–3 p.m.

Rockland Community Development Council
22 Main St.
Monsey, NY 10952
Laura Kornblum
Mon.–Thurs. 9 a.m.–3 p.m.
Fri. 9 a.m.–1 p.m.
Email: ikornblum@rcdchs.com

Community Outreach Center

50 Melnick Dr.
Monsey, NY 10952
Rabbi Hersh Horowitz
Mon.–Thurs. 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Fri. 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Email: info@coconline.org
Orange County

Middletown Salvation Army
P.O. Box 759
80 West Main St.
Middletown, NY 10940
Mon.–Thurs. 9 a.m. –11 a.m.

Port Jervis Salvation Army
P.O. Box 125
99 Ball St.
Port Jervis, NY 12771
Fax: 1-845-858-7831
Mon.–Thurs. 9 a.m.–11 a.m.

Kiryas Joel Community Council
P.O. Box 1038
2 Garfield Rd.
Suite 201
Monroe, NY 10950
1-845-774-4444 ext. 107
Sara Dresdner
Mon.–Thurs. 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Fri. 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Email: sdrezdner@kjcouncil.org

Village of Kiryas Joel Community Service
51 Forest Road—PO Box 566
Monroe, NY 10950
Martha Spitzer
Fax: 1-845-783-9491
Mon.–Thurs. 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Fri. 9 a.m.–12 p.m.

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